Case Studies

care home development

Elite 70 specified for flagship care home development

Spectus has supplied its Elite 70 Bevelled solution to a state-of-the-art, residential care home development in Barrow-in-Furness. Parkview Gardens is a £7 million, 60-bed care facility designed for older adults, which offers specialist support for…read more.

Published: 23rd August 2017

ADM Windows uses Spectus Flush Casement windows

To enhance heritage looks of a barn conversion in Worksop Spectus fabricator ADM Windows in Sheffield has just completed the installation of nine Spectus Flush Casement windows in a barn conversion in Worksop. Aaron Fountain,…read more.

Published: 10th May 2017


Yorkshire-based Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows has won a second contract for the award-winning Yorkare care home group after installing more than 200 casement windows and patio doors in the group’s most recent addition….read more.

Published: 6th March 2017


The Vertical Slider window system from Spectus Window Systems has been used in a major Welsh coastal cottage renovation project. Supplied by trade fabricator and by Spectus customer, Universal Trade Frames Ltd (UTFL) and installed…read more.

Published: 7th November 2016

Spectus Vertical Sliders installation

Spectus Vertical Slider Supports ‘Five-Star’ Seaside Elegance

Nothing could epitomise English seaside elegance more than a 19th Century mock Tudor Bed & Breakfast and tea room on the green of an unspoilt Norfolk village. So when the new owners of the Corner…read more.

Published: 5th October 2016


X1 The Exchange, Salford Quays: PVC-U Wins Over Aluminum In Prestigous New-build

More than 500 PVC-U windows were chosen for an 11-storey residential new-build, X1 The Exchange, close to the prestigious Media City in Salford Quays after the developer was presented with specification and costings that showed…read more.

Published: 15th July 2016

Care Home Opens On Time Thanks To Jade

Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows earned the praise of a major care home group for returning to finish a 200-window installation despite the main contractor going into administration near to the end of the…read more.

Published: 12th November 2015

Spectus and Worsley Glass blend into a city’s industrial heritage

When the brief for a new development is to blend in with a former listed brewery and lodging house, the result is inevitably going to be something a little above the ordinary and the Sillavan…read more.

Published: 6th October 2015

Vertical sliding windows installed at Varndean College

Supplying 250 vertical sliding windows for a refurbishment project at Brighton’s Varndean College may not be out of the ordinary for Mercury Glazing Supplies, but when the project’s remit required its customer, Lancing Glassworks Ltd,…read more.

Published: 6th May 2015

Barton Road

Spectus Window systems’ elite 70 system has been used to give a traditional new build development in swinton, Greater Manchester a contemporary twist. through its fabricator Worsley Glass, windows, curtain walling and bi-folding doors were…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015

Dungannon Windows

In 2002 Dungannon Windows took the radical decision to stop production of all PVC-U and aluminium casement windows and doors, and instead focus the business on its sliding sash window product Eurosash, launched just seven…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015

Home Fit for a King or Queen

In a first for West Yorkshire based Jade Windows the Spectus fabricator supplied and fitted 300 windows for the refurbishment of former stately home Markfield Court, now an Orchard Care Homes residential nursing home. Ryan…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015